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Britt DeRoos

I'm a new(er) mama of twins, a product development analyst, and a transformative life coach. My days consist of chasing babies around with my wife, family hikes with our three dogs, and never-ending home renovation projects. Parenthood would've been impossible without the support and shared wisdom from our family and friends, so I'm here to share what I can to help make other mamas' journeys a little smoother!

Perfect Gifts for Baby’s First Christmas

The holiday season brings many of our beloved family festivities, sparkling lights, comforting treats, and the best genre of music. However, there’s something a little less magical that often crops up this time of...

3 Great Gadgets for New Moms

I've never been a technologically inclined person. Never have I been the person with the newest phone or the smartest home, and I was completely content with that. And then I became a mom....

Five Recipes Featuring Your Favorite Fall Flavors

It’s no secret that at Lansing Mom, we love all things fall! While we’ve shared plenty of ways to enjoy the flavors and festivities of the season in and around Lansing, today we’re going...

Cider and Donut Spots In and Around Lansing

The kids are back in school, the nights are getting cooler, and pumpkin spice everything has returned for its seasonal feature. These can all only mean one thing: fall is just around the corner....

Geocaching: An Adventurous Time Together as a Family

Now that we’re seeing sunnier days (and fewer mosquitoes), your family might be looking for new excuses to get outside. If you're ready to enjoy the summer weather while it lasts. Biking, hiking, and...

How to Optimize Your Thyroid For Pregnancy and Beyond

Many of us don’t think about our thyroids unless something is not quite right. You probably don't think about trying to optimize your thyroid during pregnancy until you need to. Because of that, most...

Make Mornings Easier With This Breakfast Casserole

Few things are better than beginning your day with a delicious and nutritious meal! Since you have things to do and places to go, this recipe is simple enough to fit into your schedule...

The Top Five Grilled Cheeses in the Lansing Area

Ah, the humble grilled cheese sandwich. Isn’t it amazing how such a simple recipe can evoke such rich memories from our childhoods? Growing up, my mother cooked the “Gold Standard” of the grilled cheese...

Make March Magical By Setting a Leprechaun Trap

Growing up in a home heavily influenced by our Irish heritage meant that during the month of March the walls echoed with harmonious Celtic music. The savory smell of my mother’s famous corned beef...

Introducing Britt DeRoos…A Future Lansing Mom

Hello there! I cannot tell you how excited I am to be part of the Lansing Mom writing community, not only because of the honor that comes from joining the incredibly inspiring and supportive...